Meeting will discuss Slimbridge Village shop

4:15pm Monday 22nd September 2014

An INFORMAL meeting will be held in Slimbridge Village Hall to discuss the village shop and its committee.

Charfield charity breakfast to raise funds for charity

3:16pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A BREAKFAST morning will be held in Charfield to raise money for the Macmillan cancer charity.

Fashion show and sale will raise fund for village hall

11:42am Monday 22nd September 2014

A FASHION show and sale will be held in Coaley to raise funds for the village hall’s refurbishment fund.

Cotswold Marquetry competition evening

1:01pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE COTSWOLD Marquetry Group will be holding a special competition night today from 7.30pm.

Pilning doctor's question time cancelled

10:53am Friday 19th September 2014

THE PLANNED Doctors Question Time event in Pilning has had to be cancelled due to a lack of support.

Rockhampton Village Hall 100 Club September winners

12:54pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE WINNERS of the Rockhampton Village Hall 100 Club for September were:

Merchant Venturers of Bristol to be discussed by Olveston history group

12:52pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE OLVESTON Parish Historical Society will welcome a talk by Pat Denney on the merchant venturers of Bristol at their next meeting in Olveston Methodist Church.

Everest climber to visit Thornbury Library

12:39pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THORNBURY library will host a talk by the first Thornburian to climb Mount Everest as part of the Discover Festival.

Falfield Michaelmas fair will raise money for charity

12:29pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A MICHAELMAS Fair will be held in Falfield to raise funds for Syrian refugee children and benefice parishes.

Thornbury library will hold a volunteer fair as part of Discover Festival

12:11pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AS PART of the South Gloucestershire Discover Festival a mini volunteer fair will be held in Thornbury Library on Saturday, September 27 between 10am and 12pm.

Charfield sports quiz will raise money for Sportsman Lounge refurbishment

12:07pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A SPORTS quiz will be held in Charfield Memorial Hall to raise money for the refurbishment of the Sportsmans Lounge.

Thornbury Methodist Church annual fair next weekend

12:05pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THORNBURY Methodist Church will hold its annual fair on Saturday, September 27.

Mo Mac and Me to be performed in Alveston

11:49am Thursday 18th September 2014

A MO Mac and Me concert will be held at St Helen’s Church in Alveston later this month.

Almondsbury to host charity coffee morning

11:43am Thursday 18th September 2014

ALMONDSBURY will host an annual coffee morning on Friday, September 26 to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Severn Beach School announces three open days

11:41am Thursday 18th September 2014

SEVERN Beach School will hold three open days for children who are due to start school in September 2015.

Thornbury Methodist Church will host bright fair

2:25pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THORNBURY Methodist Church will hold its annual fair on Saturday, September 27.

Olveston Young Farmers' next meeting

1:54pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Olveston Young Farmers’ next meeting will be held at Falfield Village Hall on Monday, September 22 from 7.30pm.

Olveston to invite history talk

12:43pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE OLVESTON Parish Historical Society will host a talk on ‘The Merchant Venturers of Bristol’, led by Pat Denney.

Thornbury and District Flower Club to hold a workshop

12:37pm Monday 15th September 2014

THORNBURY and District Flower Club are holding a workshop titled European Influence with Linda Badham on Thursday, September 25.

Foster carers wanted

11:35am Monday 15th September 2014

SOUTH Gloucestershire Council is holding an open evening for would-be foster carers at its Badminton Road offices in Yate on Thursday, September 25 (6pm). The event is part of an appeal to encourage people to consider fostering one or more of the 170 children in care. Call 01454 866423 for more details.

Academy open evening in Yate

11:35am Monday 15th September 2014

YATE International Academy is holding an open evening for prospective students and their parents on Thursday, September 25 (6-8.30pm).

Memory cafe for Alzheimer's sufferers in Yate

11:33am Monday 15th September 2014

A POP-up memory cafe for people affected by dementia is being held in Yate Library on Thursday, September 25 (2.30-4.30pm) with the Alzheimer’s Society. All are welcome to join others in a similar situation and find friendly help, support and information.

Macmillan World's Biggest coffee mornings in Yate and Sodbury

11:31am Monday 15th September 2014

A MACMILLAN Big Coffee Morning is being held at Yate Library on Thursday, September 25 (10am) and at Chipping Sodbury Library on Friday, September 26 (10am). All are welcome to buy coffee and cakes in aid of the charity.

Alan Ayckbourn play performed in Chipping Sodbury

11:31am Monday 15th September 2014

SODBURY Players present Alan Ayckbourn’s Bedroom Farce at Chipping Sodbury Town Hall from Wednesday, September 24 until Saturday, September 27 (7.30pm). For tickets email tickets@sodburyplayers.org.uk

Discover an Aladdin's cave of ideas at flower meeting

11:31am Monday 15th September 2014

SODBURY and District Flower Arrangement Society meets at the Old Grammar School Rooms, Chipping Sodbury on Tuesday, September 23 (7.30pm) for a demonstration called Aladdin's Cave with Sandra Snell. For more information call Pauline Holder on 01454 776361.

Praise and play at St Mary's Church

11:29am Monday 15th September 2014

A NEW praise and play session for pre-school children and their mums and dads is being held at St Mary’s Church in Yate from Monday, September 22 (2-3pm). Visit www.saintmaryschurchyate.org.uk for more details.

Help clear up Chipping Sodbury wood

11:28am Monday 15th September 2014

A WOODLAND work day is being held at Ridge Wood, Chipping Sodbury on Sunday, September 21 (10am- 12noon).

Find an antique at Winterbourne fair

11:26am Monday 15th September 2014

AN antiques and collectors fair is being held at Winterbourne Community Centre, Watleys End Road, Winterbourne on Sunday, September 21 (9.30am-3pm). To book a stall or for further details call 07824 777338.

Join the chorus at Winterbourne concert

11:26am Monday 15th September 2014

THE Great Western Chorus present at concert at Winterbourne Community Centre, Watleys End Road, Winterbourne this Saturday, September 20 (8pm). There will be a bar and tickets are available by calling 01454 773370 or emailing callerscorner@hotmail.com

Cultural celebration at Yate International Festival

11:24am Monday 15th September 2014

YATE’S International Festival takes place at Yate Heritage Centre this Saturday, September 20 (10.30am-4.30pm) featuring a host of global entertainers, displays and demonstrations. There will also be cuisine from across the world and children’s workshops.

Help improve church gardens in Yate

11:23am Monday 15th September 2014

GET gardening and help improve the gardens at St Nicholas Church in Abbotswood, Yate and St Mary’s Church in Yate this Saturday, September 20 (10am-3pm at St Nicholas including lunch and 10am-12noon at St Mary’s). Visit www.stnix.co.uk for further information.

Workday at Winterbourne barn

11:21am Monday 15th September 2014

A VOLUNTEER workday is being held at Winterbourne Medieval Barn this Saturday, September 20 (10am-1pm). All are welcome.

Tasty wine evening in Rangeworthy

11:21am Monday 15th September 2014

LOCAL vocal harmony group Fascinating Rhythm is holding a wine tasting evening this Friday, September 19 (7.30pm) at Rangeworthy Memorial Hall. Call 01454 294937 for tickets.

Chipping Sodbury Mop fair returns this weekend

11:19am Monday 15th September 2014

THE Chipping Sodbury Mop Fair will take over Broad Street this Friday, September 19 (6-10pm) and Saturday, September 20 (2-10pm). Road closures will be in place affecting and drivers are asked not to park on the chippings from Friday morning.

Frome Vale Area Forum in Chipping Sodbury

11:17am Monday 15th September 2014

THE next Frome Vale Area Forum is being held at Chipping Sodbury Town Hall tonight (Thursday, September 18, 7pm). All are welcome to raise any issues about their community.

Grants available for Yate students

11:11am Monday 15th September 2014

THE closing date for students to apply for a Yate Town Council grant is Tuesday, September 30.

Learn about the work of the air ambulance

11:11am Monday 15th September 2014

A TALK will be given about the work of the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity at Yate Library on Tuesday, September 23 (7.30pm). The event is free event but booking is required via www.southglos.gov.uk/discover

Author Pauline Rowson in Yate next week

11:07am Monday 15th September 2014

CRIME writer Pauline Rowson will be giving a talk and answering questions at Yate Library on Monday, September 22 (7.30pm). For tickets go to www.southglos.gov.uk/discover or buy from the library.

Discover your family tree at free event

11:07am Monday 15th September 2014

FREE family history drop-in sessions are being held at Yate Library this Saturday, September 20 (10.30am-1pm) with Yate and Sodbury Family History Group.

Dance like a Queen at ABBA night

11:05am Monday 15th September 2014

AN ABBA night takes place at Rangeworthy Memorial Hall this Saturday, September 20 (7.30pm) with local band Spectrum.

Race night for Wickwar Preschool

11:03am Monday 15th September 2014

A RACE night is being held at Wickwar Community Rooms on Saturday, October 4 (7.30pm) in aid of Wickwar Preschool.

Casual vacancy on Rangeworthy Parish Council

11:01am Monday 15th September 2014

A CASUAL vacancy has arisen at Rangeworthy Parish Council following the resignation of chairman Cllr Geoff Dawe.

Remember World War One at Wickwar event

11:01am Monday 15th September 2014

AN evening of reflections of World War One and its impact on Wickwar takes place at Holy Trinity Church in the village this Sunday, September 21 (preview from 4.30pm, event starts at 6pm). There will be music, poetry and pictures with a display of memorabilia as well as tea and cakes.

Thornbury volunteer fair to coincide with South Gloucestershire Discover Festival

9:56am Friday 12th September 2014

AS PART of the South Gloucestershire Discover Festival a mini volunteer fair will be held in Thornbury Library on Saturday, September 27 between 10am and 12pm.

COMMENT: Slimbridge Shed

Gazette Series: The shed that mysteriously appeared overnight on the Slimbridge roundabout on the A38    Picture by Mike Stayte

11:50am Thursday 11th September 2014

This week the Gazette covered the mysterious story of the Slimbridge Shed.

Quiz night to be held in Thornbury next week

10:29am Thursday 11th September 2014

A QUIZ night will be held today (September 18) in the Social Club bar at The Chantry in Thornbury.

Thornbury investment club to hold meeting

10:11am Thursday 11th September 2014

THORNBURY U3a's Investment Club 2 will be meeting in the Buckingham Room of The Chantry, on Tuesday 14th October, between 2pm and 4pm.

An evening with a crime author at Thornbury Library

10:05am Thursday 11th September 2014

THORNBURY Library will host an evening with crime author M.R. Hall on Wednesday, September 24.

Giant robotic arm to disrupt Berkeley drivers

Gazette Series:

9:58am Thursday 11th September 2014

A HEAVY load travelling through Berkeley will cause restrictions for drivers.

Aust harvest service to be held

9:44am Thursday 11th September 2014

ST JOHN’S Church in Aust will hold its harvest service at 5.30pm on Sunday, September 21.






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